James Richardson

Creative Writing Program 6 New South
Princeton, NJ 08544
Phone: 
609-924-0364

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
As If
(Persea Books, 1992)
, By the Numbers: Poems and Aphorisms
(http://www.coppercanyonpress.org/, 2010)
, During
(Copper Canyon Press, 2016)
, How Things Are
(Carnegie Mellon University Press, 2000)
, Interglacial: New and Selected Poems and Aphorisms
(Ausable Press, 2004)
, Reservations
(Princeton University Press, 1977)
, Second Guesses
(Wesleyan University Press, 1984)
, Vectors: Aphorisms and Ten-Second Essays
(Ausable Press, 2001)
Anthologies: 
Best American Poetry 2001
(Scribner, 2001)
, Best American Poetry 2005
(Scribner, 2005)
, Best American Poetry 2009
(Scribner, 2009)
, Best American Poetry 2010
(Scribner, 2010)
, Best American Poetry 2011
(Scribner, 2011)
, Best American Poetry 2016
(Scribner, 2016)
, Geary's Guide to the World's Great Aphorists
(Bloomsbury USA, 2007)
, Great American Prose Poems
(Scribner, 2003)
, Pushcart Prize XXXIV
(Pushcart Press, 2010)
, Pushcart Prize XXXVII
(Pushcart Press, 2012)
Chapbook: 
A Suite for Lucretians
(Quarterly Review of Literature, 1999)
Prizes Won: 
2015 Alice Fay Di Castagnola Prize of the Poetry Society of America, 2011 Jackson Poetry Prize. Finalist, 2010 National Book Award. Finalist, 2004 National Book Critics Circle Award. 2002 Award in Literature from the American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters.

More Information

Listed as: 
Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Born in: 
Bradenton
Raised in: 
Garden City, NY
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Last updated: May 25, 2016